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23 June 2017
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23 June 2017 | Leaflet

Osteoporosis

Osteoporosis means bones of low density (= weak bones). Many people get this especially as they get older without realising until a bone breaks with little trauma. Your fracture will…

23 June 2017
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23 June 2017 | Leaflet

Osteoarthritis at the base of the thumb

Arthritis is inflammation of a joint. The common form ‘Osteoarthritis’ is caused by wear-and-tear, although there is a genetic pre-disposition to it….

23 June 2017
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23 June 2017
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23 June 2017
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23 June 2017 | Leaflet

Oral Glucose Tolerance Test

OGTTs are blood tests used by your Doctor to help diagnose Diabetes Mellitus (often just called ‘diabetes’)….

23 June 2017
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23 June 2017 | Leaflet

Removable appliances

A removable appliance is made up of an acrylic plate with wire clasps on the sides, which grip the teeth to keep the brace in place. It can be taken…

23 June 2017
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23 June 2017 | Leaflet

Reducing the risk of falling

By following the advice given in this leaflet, you could reduce the chances of having a slip, trip or fall that could potentially cause you an injury and could increase…

23 June 2017
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23 June 2017 | Leaflet

Radical Orchidectomy

Your doctor has informed you that you should have your testicle removed as he suspects a testicular cancer. However statistics show that testicular cancer remains one of the most curable…

23 June 2017
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23 June 2017 | Leaflet

Punch Biopsy Clinic

This means taking a small piece of skin, usually between 3 and 5 millimetres in diameter from the affected area.

23 June 2017
Leaflet
23 June 2017 | Leaflet

Postnatal wellbeing of the mother

This information leaflet is designed to give you advice on aspects of care immediately after the birth of your baby.